Bacolod Christian College of Negros - Philippines
One of the private tertiary schools in Bacolod City that aim to promote high quality of education and at the same time Christian values to students, Bacolod Christian College of Negros is the oldest Baptist pre-school in the area. Many students within the area enroll in this school because the means of transportation to this educational institution is very easy. For individuals who will be coming from the neighboring cities of Bacolod like Dumaguete City and Cebu City, they can reach the place by cruising or by taking flights bound to Bacolod. From the citys seaport and airport, they can find jeepneys, buses, and taxis that will pass along San Juan Street where this college is exactly located.
Bacolod Christian College of Negros takes pride in the first-rate educational programs that it offers to everyone who want to attain college degrees. To accommodate people who like to pursue careers in information technology, this tertiary school in Bacolod has opened its Department of Computer Studies, which offered a special academic program on information technology. This program was developed in partnership with Technical Education and Skills in Development Authority in Bacolod City. It is also launched by the school to enhance the skills and understanding of the members of Bacolod City Police on computer systems and software. Aside from these, this educational institution provides educational programs related to philosophy and religion.
This tertiary school in Bacolod City started in early 1950s with few kindergarten or pre-school students and with the leadership of Reverend Taylor Neely. During this time, this educational institution featured basic school facilities including a simple library and a basketball court. Neely left the school in March 1957 and the school leadership was transferred to Helen Markos. She initiated future plans for the school but changes in the leadership in the school happened through the years. It was in 1994 and under the leadership of Reverend Edwin Madlangbayan that it opened its elementary school. In 2001, this educational institution opened its high school department. After several years, it started offering some academic programs for college students in the area.
In order to enroll in any of the courses at Bacolod Christian College of Negros, people should prepare 5,000 pesos to 10,000 pesos for the tuition fees and miscellaneous fees. For those who want to enroll in its Bible Institute, they do not have to worry about spending huge amount of money since this tertiary school in Bacolod provides scholarship grants and financial aids to students. For inquiries, interested individuals can reach its administration staff at (034) 434-4957.